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Pretty little place

This little park is very ornate and has a nice pond and walking track along with a small children's... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
A little gem

McAlpin Reserve is a delightful park tucked off Wonga Road. There is a very good children's... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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73-75 Wonga Rd, Ringwood, Maroondah, Victoria 3134, Australia
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

This little park is very ornate and has a nice pond and walking track along with a small children's playground. As a reserve it is far prettier than most and has a very pleasant feel to it.

Thank Bit-meddler
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

McAlpin Reserve is a delightful park tucked off Wonga Road. There is a very good children's playground a small stream to explore as well as a shady woodland area. Picnic tables and barbecues are also available as well as the usual amenities. A great place...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

The park is an asset and a pleasant patch of green open space and a nice place to walk and relax and a break from the suburban development around. It has some water features, a kids playground and toilets and pretty much everything you need...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

It's a great park to walk the dogs leash free! Plenty of space, there's also BBQs and picnic tables and bench seats, some under cover pergolas; and a Playground for the kids. Public toilets, a large car park and there is a small lake with...More

Thank RosanneV122
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This park is a family favourite, hidden from the main road it sits quietly with bike trails, playground, covered picnic areas, and plenty of space to spread out.

Thank LindseyBaker33
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This park is always well maintained, has good amenities and very good walking paths. Great for walking the dog or for children to play.

Thank BCTC49
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Pretty well hidden away, so not many people there. Great facilities, bbqs, toilets, tables, undercover - lots of lawn, bike/scooter paths, play area with swings, etc. Highly recommended!!! but don't tell too many people. cheers

Thank The-Mong
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Fresh air. Great to wander around the track, saying hello to the regular dogs and their walkers. Good, mindful exercise.

Thank hashtag-Ben
Reviewed 5 June 2017

A lovely park with a great deal of space to spread out and enjoy sitting at wooden tables under cover or not and playing on the equipment with public conveniences not far away. Ducks on the small water way and a lovely foot bridge to...More

Thank M M
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

A brilliant space hidden away off the road . A lot of effort has gone into maintaining this beautiful parkland. Lots of local flora to look at and ducks and local birds . Amazing park that is great for family or just anyone to take...More

Thank deeliciousmartin67
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